Representatives of the Canadian produce industry met with Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau in San Francisco in November.
Divert found that high inflation and grocery prices are having a significant impact on consumers’ food donations during the holiday season.
With increasing consumption of fresh produce as its top priority, on November 15, International Fresh Produce Association CEO Cathy Burns and VP of Innovation, Vonnie Estes, attended a roundtable meeting focused on U.S. and Canadian consumer food affordability with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
October saw inflation slow, as the Consumer Price Index remained unchanged from September and 3.2 percent above October 2022.
The week prior to and the week of Thanksgiving are critical sales drivers, although consumers also shop early for spot deals.
Target Corporation today announced how it is helping guests serve up an effortlessly delicious Thanksgiving meal that won't stretch their budgets.
As shoppers continue to seek value and added savings on everyday necessities and for the approaching gift-giving season, Dollar General announced planned promotions and discounts slated to run through the holidays.
Fresh produce prices continued to increase in September versus their year-ago levels, but much less so than total food and beverages.
To help customers spend less and seat more guests this Thanksgiving, ALDI is dishing out a big helping of savings on over 70 holiday classics.
The consumer price index for September showed an increase of 0.4 percent from August to September and 3.7 percent from a year ago.